Instruct-ERIC Events

The Astbury Conversation

Date: 16-Apr-2018 to 17-Apr-2018

Contact: Madalena Gallagher

Following the huge success of the inaugural Astbury Conversation 2016, they are delighted to announce that registration for the Astbury Conversation 2018 is now open!!

The event will be held at University of Leeds from 16-17 April 2018

The event will bring together some of the world’s most prominent molecular/chemical/structural biologists for a two day symposium and public event, with our keynote speaker being Stanford University’s Nobel Laureate Professor Brian Kobilka.

Other confirmed speakers include:

Professor David Agard (University of California)

Professor Dame Carol Robinson (University of Oxford)

Professor Hagan Bayley (University of Oxford)

Professor Katrin Rittinger (The Francis Crick Institute, London)

Professor John Briggs (University of Cambridge)

Professor Riki Eggert (King’s College, London)

Professor Babis Kalodimos (University of Minnesota)

Professor Jim Naismith (University of Oxford and

Director of the Research Complex at Harwell)

Professor Matthias Rief (Technical University of Munich)

The registration fee is just £49 (no accommodation) or £139 (including overnight accommodation). This includes access to all talks, event materials and meals, including beer and pizza at the poster evening.

Places are limited, and the event is now being advertised both nationally and internationally- so please book your place ASAP

If you have any questions, please email Lucy Gray at

University of Leeds, United Kingdom

The Astbury Conversation